St. Lucia - Immunization

Immunization, HepB3 (% of one-year-old children)

The value for Immunization, HepB3 (% of one-year-old children) in St. Lucia was 95.00 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 14 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.00 in 2015 and a minimum value of 14.00 in 2002.

Definition: Child immunization rate, hepatitis B is the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received hepatitis B vaccinations before 12 months or at any time before the survey. A child is considered adequately immunized after three doses.

Source: WHO and UNICEF (http://www.who.int/immunization/monitoring_surveillance/en/).

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Year Value
2002 14.00
2003 84.00
2004 91.00
2005 95.00
2006 85.00
2007 99.00
2008 96.00
2009 95.00
2010 97.00
2011 99.00
2012 98.00
2013 99.00
2014 99.00
2015 99.00
2016 95.00

Immunization, DPT (% of children ages 12-23 months)

The value for Immunization, DPT (% of children ages 12-23 months) in St. Lucia was 95.00 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 36 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 99.00 in 2015 and a minimum value of 56.00 in 1980.

Definition: Child immunization, DPT, measures the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received DPT vaccinations before 12 months or at any time before the survey. A child is considered adequately immunized against diphtheria, pertussis (or whooping cough), and tetanus (DPT) after receiving three doses of vaccine.

Source: WHO and UNICEF (http://www.who.int/immunization/monitoring_surveillance/en/).

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Year Value
1980 56.00
1981 64.00
1982 79.00
1983 81.00
1984 83.00
1985 87.00
1986 78.00
1987 85.00
1988 78.00
1989 92.00
1990 89.00
1991 96.00
1992 96.00
1993 97.00
1994 93.00
1995 98.00
1996 88.00
1997 98.00
1998 88.00
1999 89.00
2000 70.00
2001 99.00
2002 74.00
2003 90.00
2004 91.00
2005 95.00
2006 85.00
2007 99.00
2008 96.00
2009 95.00
2010 97.00
2011 99.00
2012 98.00
2013 99.00
2014 99.00
2015 99.00
2016 95.00

Immunization, measles (% of children ages 12-23 months)

Immunization, measles (% of children ages 12-23 months) in St. Lucia was 99.00 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 34 years was 99.00 in 2016, while its lowest value was 36.00 in 1983.

Definition: Child immunization, measles, measures the percentage of children ages 12-23 months who received the measles vaccination before 12 months or at any time before the survey. A child is considered adequately immunized against measles after receiving one dose of vaccine.

Source: WHO and UNICEF (http://www.who.int/immunization/monitoring_surveillance/en/).

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Year Value
1982 43.00
1983 36.00
1984 60.00
1985 68.00
1986 91.00
1987 81.00
1988 83.00
1989 91.00
1990 82.00
1991 97.00
1992 75.00
1993 94.00
1994 92.00
1995 94.00
1996 95.00
1997 95.00
1998 90.00
1999 95.00
2000 88.00
2001 89.00
2002 98.00
2003 90.00
2004 95.00
2005 94.00
2006 94.00
2007 94.00
2008 99.00
2009 99.00
2010 95.00
2011 91.00
2012 99.00
2013 99.00
2014 99.00
2015 97.00
2016 99.00

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Disease prevention